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Tuesday 7th December 2021

15.30 - 16.30  


From Researcher to Entrepreneur

This event aims to inspire neuroscientists from any level to think about alternative career paths and how to use their unique skills and technical background to build a start-up. Hear more about this exciting transition from three successful neuroscientists-turned-entrepreneurs. 

  • Matthew Phillips is the co-founder and CEO of Learney, which is a personalised learning platform for science and technology. Before that, he obtained his PhD from UCL Sainsbury Wellcome Centre and worked at DeepMind and Entrepreneur First.  
  • Sarah Hamburg is the co-founder of phas3, which is a boutique consultancy focused on Web3 technology. She previously obtained her PhD from the UCL Division of Psychiatry and worked at Capco and JP Morgan. 
  • Anthony Bourached is the co-founder and CEO of Oxia Palus which uses novel technologies to recreate lost artwork. He is also currently a PhD candidate at UCL Institute of Health Informatics.  


  • Juliana Sporrer; Max Planck UCL Centre for Computational Psychiatry 
  • Alex Pike; UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience  

How to register 

Register here on our Eventbrite page 

If you have any questions, please contact juliana.sporrer.18@ucl.ac.uk or alex.pike@ucl.ac.uk